10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 15th, 2018 in NYC. See below for official categories.

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

Best Branded Podcast

This award honors the most creative and effective use of a podcast by a brand, agency, or organization.


Closer Than They Appear By Jetty
Jetty, Al Jazeera's new audio network, launched this year to bring Al Jazeera's mission of covering honest, inspiring, and consequential stories to podcasting. Incubated inside of AJ+, Al Jazeera's mil...
Hackable? An Original Podcast by McAfee
We, Response, have been working with McAfee for nearly a decade. In all these years, the one constant has been the challenge of engaging consumers in a conversation about cyber-security. They just don'...
Los Angeles Times Presents “Dirty John” Podcast Series
LA Times and Wondery (an audio on-demand media network) partnered to launch a multiplatform (content piece) narrative journalism miniseries to premiere simultaneously in print, online and via podcast t...
Martinis & Murder Podcast
As part of Oxygen Media's rebrand to a full-time true crime network, Oxygen's digital team launched a weekly podcast to connect with general true crime fans, and particularly young people who have cut ...
That Moment
We wanted to create a unique business podcast, one that could feature lessons learned by inspiring people in a wide range of industries. That Moment is a show where business leaders and entrepren...
The Kremlin Playbook
In 2016, a rival foreign power, Vladimir Putin's Russia, launched an attack on the United States of America. What we now know is that American intelligence agencies have concluded that Russia planned a...


About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow, Musical.ly, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city


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